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Jordan Garcia Named GM of Fayetteville Town Center (NWA Movers & Shakers)

Jordan Garcia has been hired as general manager of the Fayetteville Town Center. Garcia was previously director of resource development at the United Way of Northwest Arkansas but also has worked in event services for John Q. Hammons hotels. read more >

Sherry Muir Makes Tenure in Joint UA/UAMS Program (NWA Health Movers)

Sherry Muir has been appointed program director for the new occupational therapy doctoral program offerd by UAMS and the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. read more >

John Thompson Joins St. Bernards Clopton Clinic (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. John Thompson has joined St. Bernards Clopton Clinic in Jonesboro as a pulmonary and critical care physician. read more >

Friday Eldredge & Clark Attorneys Listed in Chambers High Net Worth (Movers & Shakers)

Byron M. Eiseman Jr., W. Thomas Baxter and J. Lee Brown of the Friday Eldredge & Clark firm in Little Rock have been recognized in the 2017 edition of Chambers High Net Worth. read more >

Stanley Nelson Recognized at Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival (Movers & Shakers)

Stanley Nelson, the documentarian behind “Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges & Universities,” received the Career Achievement Award in Documentary Film during the 26th annual Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival earlier this month. read more >

Rock Region Metro's Donna Bowers Honored by Mass Transit (Movers & Shakers)

Donna Bowers, director of operations for Rock Region Metro, the public transportation system for central Arkansas, has been recognized as a 40 Under 40 honoree by Mass Transit trade journal. read more >

Conway Corp Advances Greg Dell (Movers & Shakers)

Greg Dell has been promoted to chief operating officer of Conway Corp., where he has worked since 1985. read more >

Anne Hegi Takes Reins of El Dorado Insider (Movers & Shakers)

Anne Hegi has been named interim editor of El Dorado Insider, a quarterly relocation and tourism magazine produced by The Diamond Agency of El Dorado with funding from the El Dorado Advertising & Promotion Commission. read more >

Beach Nabs Alabama Summa Cum Laude Honors (Movers & Shakers)

Robert Beach, senior associate with Gill Ragon Owen of Little Rock, recently graduated summa cum laude from the University of Alabama with a Master of Laws degree in taxation and was the valedictorian of his graduating class. read more >

Huff Named to Ranir Board; United Way Hires Three (NWA Movers & Shakers)

Scott Huff, who retired as executive vice president of the consumables and health and wellness divisions at Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville, has been named to the board of directors of Ranir LLC of Grand Rapids, Michigan, a manufacturer of private label consumer oral care products. read more >